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4 Insta-Worthy Picnic Experiences In San Francisco

Ella Chakarian | March 11, 2021 | Food & Drink Feature

In times of distancing, these indulgent offerings will bring you and your loved ones closer together.

An experience by Ohlálá Picnics is totally Insta-worthy PHOTO COURTESY OF OHLÁLÁ PICNICS
An experience by Ohlálá Picnics is totally Insta-worthy .


Market Street’s Canela Bistro & Wine Bar offers a variety of prepared picnic kits, DIYs and experiences to choose from. From its family-friendly Movie Night Pack to the delightful Cheese & Wine Experience, the Spanish restaurant has an option for everyone. For a homemade, gourmet taste of Spain, try one or all of its three paella kits. Canela also offers customizable add-ons and wine pairings with each kit. 2272 Market St.,


With fully loaded sandwich boxes and a Cheese & Charcuterie package, Marlena Restaurant is here to fulfill all your alfresco meal dreams. Open from Wednesday through Sunday, you can make your picnic basket reservation in advance and enjoy a satisfying spread and the fresh air at Precita Park. From selections of artisan meats and cheeses, its grilled maitake mushroom sandwich and delectable desserts like lemon cake and vanilla panna cotta, Marlena Restaurant’s divine picnic packages will not disappoint. 300 Precita Ave.,


If you’re looking for a lavish experience with floral centerpieces and lots of menu selections, look no further—Ohlálá Picnics is your go-to. The company is run by event planner Itzel Percival, who utilizes her diverse background and years of experience to give life to Ohlálá’s gourmet packages and start-to-finish picnic service. With cheese assortments, macarons and even decorated ice cubes, Ohlálá will create your perfect picnic reverie. @ohlalapicnics


The husband-and-wife team behind Picnics in the Bay is focused on bringing clients an unrivaled experience. They offer three thoughtfully planned, elegant picnic packages and an at-home Luxury Movie Night kit. No matter the celebration, Picnics in the Bay will bring a splendid experience to your home or at any of its private locations. Its photoworthy designs include assorted cushions, arch backdrops, handcrafted platters and other offerings for an unforgettable picnic escapade.

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